Amid heated political uproar following the implementation of the demonetisation policy, and with just a few hours left for the deadline to deposit the scrapped currency notes, former Finance Minister leader P Chidambaram, in strong words, slammed the Prime Minister and criticized the newly implemented note-ban policy. Addressing the media, today, the senior Congress leader urged for PM Modi’s apology to the to the people of the country. Chidambaram further stated that even after the initiation of the anti-graft policy there is no assurance that the black money is completely curbed and bribes won’t be taken in new currency notes.
The senior Congress leader also stated that demonetisation depicts the mismanagement, administration collapse and widespread corruption of the the NDA government. Citing that even the Reserve Bank of India had said that the GDP of the country will be hit by 0.5 %, Chidambaram said that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must pose questions to the central bank.